Day Four: The last sweating with the Workshops and a proper introduction to Finnish culture

Final day for the Workshops! Time to finish the conclusions and make a presentation for the Symposium.

CIMG2749Marek (Krakow) and Epp (Tallin) making a map presentation on their theme “Geography of Nightlife in big European cities”.

In between of hard work shopping MSc Eeva Kemppainen held a lecture and a workshop under the title “Follow the Thing”.  Eeva’s field is Commodity Geography and Culture Jamming.  After the lecture the participants made interesting subvertisements  and the results can be seen on Eeva’s Flickr


Of course no one can leave Finland before visiting sauna! The evening programm included sauna and swimming pool with traditional finnish food. The programm was very relaxing and laid back. Food, good geographer company, fireplace, sauna – what else would one need on a thursday evening?



CIMG2768The last bits of the macaroni casserole that is a traditional finnish dish made out of pasta, minced meat, egg and milk.



CIMG2757Salmiakki. Salty tasting finnish candy. Some hate it, some love it 😉


On the other hand it was also the last evening of the seminar. And for sure everyone took the most out of it!

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